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Easter Events Around Acadiana

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Easter Events Around Acadiana

Posted: Mar 29, 2021 10:16 AM
Updated: Apr 1, 2021 2:00 PM

Easter Egg Hunt

An Easter Egg Hunt is being held at the Yambilee Building on April 1, 2021 from 6PM-7PM. The Easter Egg Hunt ifs for children ages 12 months to 10 years old. Refreshments will be available. The event is sponsored by the St. Landry Parish Government and Justus.

Easter Eggstravaganza

Easter Eggstravaganza will start with an Easter Egg hunt. There will also be contests and chances to win discounts and prizes throughout the day! The event is being held by the Lafayette Habitat for Humanity ReStore 3123 1/2 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503, United States on Saturday at 9:45 AM CDT. The event is free and open to the public.

Easter EGGS-ercise

Join CircleUp Fitness for a hoppin' good time at their Easter-themed workout class! As always, your first class is free to try! - Contact their Facebook page for more details or information. The class will be held at 1000 Jeanne St, Lafayette, LA 70506-2414 on
Monday, April 5, 2021 at 9:30 AM CDT

Easter at Roots

Come on down and join Easter at Roots for a special party they’re hosting for the community! Live music, delicious food, yard games, and an Easter egg hunt are just a few of the activities that are planned so bring the kids, grab some friends, and come enjoy Easter at Roots! The event is being held Saturday, April 3 from 11am-10pm
For more info call 337-534-0080

Cajun Harley Davidson Easter Egg Hunt and Pictures with the Easter Bunny

The Cajun Harley Davidson will host free pictures with the Easter Bunny from 10AM- 2PM and an Easter Egg Hunt beginning at 11A. Cajun Harley Davidson is located at: 724 I -10 S Frontage Rd Scott, LA 70583

Easter at The Pentecostals of Lafayette

The Pentecostals of Lafayette celebrates Easter on Sunday, April 4th with two service times 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. During the two-service celebration we will welcome Gospel recording artists Charity Gayle and James Wilson. The purpose of our Easter services is to celebrate our risen Savior through an amazing worship experience and an inspirational message. This event is complimentary, and everyone is invited to attend. The Senior Pastor Derald and Karen Weber welcomes the community to celebrate our risen Lord! The Pentecostals of Lafayette exists to help every person be transformed through relationship with Jesus Christ. We envision a community of Christ followers who KNOWJ esus Christ, GROW as disciples, SERVE others, and SHARE the gospel. For more information about The Pentecostals of Lafayette visit, our social media sites, and our church office at or 337-981-9300

The Easter Bunny returns to the City of Scott on Saturday, April 3 on a fire engine!!!!

He plans to ride on top of the fire truck from 2:00 P.M. till 6:30 P.M  waving as he passes by.

Unfortunately, he can't stop to meet and greet because of COVID, but he's looking forward to seeing every resident from atop the truck.

The sirens will be blowing, and lights will be flashing, so it should be an exciting afternoon!

Good Friday Prayer Parade Traffic Advisory

Lafayette, LA – Drivers might experience heavier than normal traffic on Good Friday, April 2, as a Prayer Parade procession will cover multiple areas of Lafayette. Pastors and community leaders will drive from location to location, listed below, to pray and observe the Stations of the Cross. The event is open to the public.

Prayer Parade Schedule

10 a.m.-10:30 Opening Ceremony at Iglesia Nuevo Comienzo

1914 Cameron St.

10:45-11:00 SMILE Community Action Agency

501 St. John St.

11:15-11:30 15th JDC Courthouse

800 S. Buchanan St. (Lafayette S. entrance)

11:45-noon Lafayette Parish Correctional Center

916 Lafayette St.

12:15 p.m.-12:30 Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist

914 St. John St.

1:00-1:15 Lafayette City-Parish Hall

705 West University Ave.

1:30-1:45 UL Lafayette Student Union 620 McKinley Street, Lafayette, LA

2:00-2:15 Lafayette Police Department

900 E. University Ave.

2:30-2:45 Gethsemane Church of God in Christ

701 E. Pinhook Rd.

3:15-4:00 Remaining Stations of the Cross & Parc International

Closing Ceremonies 200 Garfield St.

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